Yodok: The Musical
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Join us for this FREE world premiere screening of a film that captures the live theatrical musical whose backstory is explored in Andrzej Fidyk's TFF '09 documentary Yodok Stories. The performance—shot in Seoul, South Korea in 2006—creatively tells the shocking true story of a group of escapees from one of North Korea's most notorious concentration camps.
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[MYODO] | 2009 | 153 | Narrative Feature
Foreign Title: (Yodok: The Musical)
Cast & Credits Collapse
Primary Cast Yunjung Choi, Jaechung Yim, Junkyum Kim, Kyungsoo Chae, Jonghwa Rhyu, Sundong Kim
Director Sung-San Jung
Screenwriter Cheolhwan Hyuk-Ahn, Sanghak Park, Seongmin Kim
Producer Torstein Grude
Director of Photography Tore Vollan
Executive Producer Torstein Grude, Bjarte Mørner Tveit, Therese Jebsen, Jan Ramstad
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Sung San Jung was born and raised in Pyongyang, North Korea and defected to South Korea in 1995.